Four candles. OriginaI perspectives and insights into 18th century hospital child healthcare

Williams, A. N.
January 2007
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Jan2007, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p75
Academic Journal
The article presents reflections and insights given by the author relating to 18th century hospital child healthcare. The section offers a flavor of 18th century hospital child healthcare in an era before the formal recognition of pediatrics as a medical specialty and preceding by more than a century the construction of specialist provision through the foundation of the first children's hospitals.


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